THE POET OF HAVANA

THE POET OF HAVANA Documentary on Cuban Singer Carlos Varela to Air on HBO Latino

THE POET OF HAVANA Documentary on Cuban Singer Carlos Varela to Air on HBO Latino

The Poet of Havana which pulls back the curtain on internationally renowned Cuban singer, songwriter, and lyricist Carlos Varela as he celebrates his 30th anniversary as an artist, will air on October 23, 2015 at 8PM ET/7PM CT on HBO Latino.  Filmed in Havana, this moving documentary reveals how Varela was influenced by his country, politics and people, and how he has influenced them in return through his music. Featuring exclusive access and backstage moments […]

THE POET OF HAVANA Documentary to Open 16th Woodstock Film Festival | TRAILER

THE POET OF HAVANA Documentary to Open 16th Woodstock Film Festival | TRAILER

The documentary, THE POET OF HAVANA, directed by Ron Chapman about Cuban singer/songwriter Carlos Varela will open the 16th Woodstock Film Festival on September 30, 2015.  Opening night will also include a live performance from  Carlos Varela, joined by Jackson Browne at The Woodstock Playhouse. The Poet of Havana explores the cultural, political and social significance Varela has had in his 30 years as a singer-songwriter. A veteran of censorship battles with the Cuban government, his emotionally charged songs—raw, […]